Posts Tagged "issue 68"


by on Jan 6, 2015 in Short Fiction | 19 comments

5000 WORDS Author’s Note: Pocosins are a type of raised peat wetland found almost exclusively in the Carolinas. The name derives from an Eastern Algonquian word meaning “swamp on a hill.” They are a rare and unique ecosystem, today widely threatened by development. This is the place of...

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Words from the Editor-in-Chief

by on Jan 6, 2015 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

Happy New Year and welcome to 2015! I started Apex Publications (and the initial iteration of this zine) back in 2005. To think that ten years have passed… well, I’d rather not think about it. Instead, let’s focus on the here and now, and talk about the changes Apex Magazine has...

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Trees of Bone

by on Dec 31, 2014 in Blog, Short Fiction | 3 comments

8915 WORDS 1 The sound of his bedroom door being opened woke Katulo. “What is it?” “It’s Chama, he’s dying.” Eyo’s voice was an agitated whisper. “Get the clinic ready.” Eyo hurried off and Katulo dressed. He snatched his walking...

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